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A river rising along the border of Zambia and the Democratic Republic of the Congo and meandering about 965 km (600 mi) through central Zambia to the Zambezi River.
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(kəˈfu eɪ, kɑ-)

a river in Zambia, flows into the Zambezi River above Kariba Lake. ab. 600 mi. (965 km) long.
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The project - Strengthening Management Effectiveness and Generating Multiple Environmental Benefits Within and Around the Greater Kafue National Park and West Lunga National Park in Zambia -- is promoting the conservation and management of forests in a sustainable manner, through the promotion of innovative initiatives such as community fire management and sustainable firewood harvesting.
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In Kafue National Park and surrounds, they study Zambia's largest remaining populations of wild dog and cheetah and also monitor lion dynamics.
Thus far, WWF and Flir have installed thermal imaging equipment to the Maasai Mara and Lake Nakuru National Park in Kenya, as well as Kafue National Park in Zambia, among other locations.
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Antibiograms of faecal Escherichia coli and Enterococci species isolated from pastoralist cattle in the interface areas of the Kafue basin in Zambia--Short communication., 2008; Vet Arh 78:179-185.